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George William Dight (1842–1920)

from Sydney Morning Herald

Mr. George W. [William] Dight died at his residence, Teringa, Armidale, on Saturday, and was buried on Sunday afternoon. Deceased was 78 years of age, and had suffered from heart trouble for some time. He was a well known pastoralist, and was held in high esteem in New South Wales and Queensland. He leaves a wife and grown up family.

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Additional Resources

  • probate, Sydney Stock and Station Journal, 21 December 1920, p 5

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Life Summary [details]


17 May, 1842
New South Wales, Australia


20 July, 1920 (aged 78)
Armidale, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

Religious Influence

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